Preston buildings & attractions

Key places and buildings in Preston which are regularly in the news

Opinion: What’s on the horizon in Preston for 2015?

View of Preston Docks looking towards the city Pic: Dave Wilson Preston’s year in 2014 was dominated by what happens next questions and the moving pieces in various plans beginning to turn and come together. It was a transition year. 2015 […]

7 years ago
In pictures: A frosty start in Avenham Park

While Preston may have escaped the snow – for now, it didn’t escape the cold. There was a frosty start with some early morning sun and that was enough to […]

7 years ago
Woman dies after Preston Bus Station car park fall

The Bus Station is set for a major overhaul Police have confirmed a woman has died after falling from Preston Bus Station car park. The incident is understood to have taken place around 1.15pm on Friday, Boxing Day. The […]

7 years ago
Fulwood park to get brand new junior play kit after lottery grant win

The new kids play area in the park A group of residents are celebrating winning a cash grant to buy new play equipment for a Fulwood park. The Sharoe Green and Sherwood Community Association scooped £10,000 from the […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston state of the art skate park in Moor Park gets the nod

Artist impression of the Moor Park skate park A state-of-the-art skate park has been approved by councillors to be built in Moor Park. Freestyle have been formally awarded a £320,000 contract for a skate park which is due […]

7 years ago
Moor Park skate park set to become reality as UK specialists Freestyle awarded £320,000 contract

One of Freestyle's previous skate parks One of the leading skate park construction firms in the UK has been selected to build the Moor Park skate park. Preston City Council is due to award Freestyle a […]

7 years ago
Ashton Park’s Dig In is setting the way to achieve a new dream

  Over the last few weeks the Community Interest Company Dig In, which runs the walled garden in Ashton Park, has seen a hive of industry with various parties coming […]

7 years ago
Tea with Santa and Christmas fun at Avenham Park Pavilion

From Sunday 7th December and each weekend until Christmas, Preston City Council Parks Services are to offer visitors to Avenham & Miller Parks trips around the parks on a trailer […]

7 years ago
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